diy · home decor

Kitchen Window Shelf – Part II

This is what I originally had in mind 🙂 Could have done this in my previous apartment too but it meant drilling holes ( a big no no in most rental homes ). Even then, it would have been in one corner of my kitchen, far from the stove top - not a very practical… Continue reading Kitchen Window Shelf – Part II

art · diy

Mehandi Time !! Henna Designs :)

My first attempt at henna design on a friend's hand #karwachauth2017 Second attempt the following year (KC 2018) on my own hand and it turned out pretty good I must say !  We had guests the night I had planned to put on mehendi, so started late with the process - only to realize that I… Continue reading Mehandi Time !! Henna Designs 🙂

diy · home decor

Kitchen Window Shelf – Part I

Ogling at pretty Pinterest/DIY pictures has become a hobby kind of thing lately. And, I have been trying to veer out of it without success 🙆🏻, much to the dismay of hubby dearest ❤ Sigh! How I wish I lived in a house of my own! How I wish I could incorporate all those wonderful ideas into making… Continue reading Kitchen Window Shelf – Part I

Gardening · Veggies

Chili wali Gali – The Hot Pepper Lane

Chillies or Peppers are the easiest and least fussy plants to grow. All they need are good soil with organic matter and protection from pests like aphids and leaf miners. You will need some patience though as they take some time to reward you and are heat dependent. Chili might have originated in South America… Continue reading Chili wali Gali – The Hot Pepper Lane

Gardening · Veggies

Fall Planting

Things changed a bit. We moved to another rental apartment. Summer is kind of coming to an end. And the best news : I have a longer balcony now with loads of afternoon Sun. Good for the upcoming season, but I'll probably dread it next summer 😳. Time for new plants !! Bush Beans : Cucumber… Continue reading Fall Planting